[Wikimedia-l] Video Wiki

2019-02-26 Thread James Heilman
Hey All We have a new project called Video Wiki which allows: 1. The easy creation of videos from scripts from Wikipedia and images / short video segments from Commons 2. Scripts can have inline references and the text of the script with references

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia has been accepted as a mentor organization in GSoC 2019!

2019-02-26 Thread James Heilman
We have a lot of amazing potential projects that just missed the selection criteria for the community wish list in 2019 https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Community_Wishlist_Survey_2019/Results Would some of these quality as projects? James On Tue, Feb 26, 2019 at 2:11 PM Srishti Sethi wrote: >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Video tutorial regarding creating Wikipedia references with VisualEditor

2019-02-26 Thread Pine W
Thanks very much for the information regarding these videos in Swedish, Basque, and Spanish. I'm impressed by the quality of the recent videos in Basque and Spanish that I watched, to the extent that I understand them. In the past two to three years have I also learned about recently produced

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia has been accepted as a mentor organization in GSoC 2019!

2019-02-26 Thread Srishti Sethi
Hello everyone, Wikimedia has been accepted as a mentor organization in the Google Summer of Code 2019 with 207 open source projects :) And, application period for Outreachy Round 18 started last week. We have listed a few

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Affiliates] Recognition of Wikimedia Community User Group Albania

2019-02-26 Thread Фархад Фаткуллин / Farkhad Fatkullin
Dear colleagues, Cooperation with external entities is best organized through either national chapters or thematic organizations, which should be predominantly self-supporting, thus quasi-independent from WMF. I support Kiril's advice that WoALUG should be evolving towards a Wikimedia

[Wikimedia-l] Invitation to the February 2019 Wikimedia Monthly Activities Meeting: Thursday, February 28, 19:00 UTC

2019-02-26 Thread Sasha Redkina
Hello everyone, The next Wikimedia Monthly Activities meeting will take place on Thursday, February 28th, 2018 at 19:00 UTC (11 AM PDT). The IRC channel is #wikimedia-office on https://webchat.freenode.net, and the meeting will be broadcast as a live YouTube stream.[

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Agreement Reached Between Wikimedia Israel and Israeli Archives

2019-02-26 Thread balaji
Wonderful news. Feeling happy to see the differences are settled amicably by both parties. Regards, J.Balaji On Tue, Feb 26, 2019, 9:48 PM Michal Lester Hello all, > > I'm happy to share with you that last Monday, nearly four months after > Wikimedia Israel’s extraction of nearly 28-thousand

[Wikimedia-l] Agreement Reached Between Wikimedia Israel and Israeli Archives

2019-02-26 Thread Michal Lester
Hello all, I'm happy to share with you that last Monday, nearly four months after Wikimedia Israel’s extraction of nearly 28-thousand public-domain photographs from archives affiliated with the State of Israel and the Zionist movement, an agreement

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Video tutorial regarding creating Wikipedia references with VisualEditor

2019-02-26 Thread Dennis Tobar
Hi Pine: Past year, Wikimedia Chile has created a tutorial to add references using VisualEditor. This material will be used this year for Wikipedia en la Universidad (Wikipedia at University), our local program for university teachers and students.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Education] Video tutorial regarding creating Wikipedia references with VisualEditor

2019-02-26 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
We have also some videotutorials in Basque: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Wikipedia_tutorial_videos_in_Basque From: Education on behalf of Lennart Guldbrandsson Sent: Tuesday, February 26, 2019 9:53 AM To: Wikimedia Mailing List; Wikimedia & GLAM